New Admits to the Rescue Center

KERRID He is 5 years old and weighs 23 pounds.  He was referred to us from Children’s Health Ministries. He was very weak and sick when admitted, he was so weak he was unable to walk on his own.  He has been having bad stomach pains for a week now

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Pictures from the Rescue Center

We have 2 cooks and 1 helper that cook food each day for the kids.  They average 70 bowls of food for each meal.  Today’s lunch meal is rice, beans and legume.  The legume is a mush of eggplant, carrots, cabbage, militon, spinach, and meat.  You put a spoonful of

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Pictures from the ICU/older children center

Frantzo is having fun playing with his friends today. Dieulot is eating well and getting stronger. Youry was admitted last week and is fighting this week to overcome severe kwashiorkor. Some more feet with edema caused by kwashiorkor. Nine years old and 34 pounds. She is fighting off infections and

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New admits to the Rescue Center

BENITA She is 17 months old and weighs 21 pounds.  She was left at home with another sibling for several days with no parents home.  Everyone was hungry and they were trying to make food on an open fire.  Benita fell backwards into the fire and burnt the back of

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Throw Back Thursday-Roseline

This past week one of our staff members said that a patient that we helped years ago wanted to stop by and say hello over the holiday season.  It was a busy day with all the staff in the clinic on vacation and lots of dressing changes.  It was towards

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